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  • Collection: Elphin

Rounded hill of the wee berries

Crooked Loch

Ridge of the Bearberries

The wee pool

Grey hill

The well of the lock

The well of the boar

Cave of roaring

Black hole of water

Spring of the Glen

Gemma Smith: "The Gaelic spelling is Ailbhinn, which Watson translates as ‘rock-peak’, taking the specific element to be beinn, ‘mountain’ given the stress on the second syllable. The possibility remains of ail fionn, ‘white rock’, or even aoil…

Literally just "hillock, wee hill’", but Gemma Smith's research suggests it was originally Càthair a’ Chnocain, "the seat of Knockan."
Not be confused with Knockan Crags

River of Knockan’

Loch of the gravelly ravine
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Twisted loch


White stone
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